What’s in a Map? Exploring the Elements of Cartography

06 June 2024
GIS Lounge

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The document discusses the concept of a data frame or map frame, which is the portion of a map that displays the data layers.

It provides information on eight possible map elements and suggests resources for map making, such as the article “Ten Things to consider When Making a Map”.

The document also mentions the use of a North Arrow in map design and the use of QGIS for creating Firefly Cartography.